Usage examples for Abbeys:
- They would tell him, he said, that the incorporation of the Brabant abbeys into the new bishoprics was contrary to the constitution of the " joyful entrance." - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- Hawthorne's English Note- books are the least interesting of that series, on account of the literal descriptions of castles, abbeys, scenery and palaces, with which they abound. - "The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne", Frank Preston Stearns.